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Good Times In The Gulf

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36 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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28 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

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Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Redfish on the Fly in Rockport

Captain Jeff offers fantastic half day, full day, and multi day trips fly fishing for redfish along the Texas Coastal Bend. All rods, reels, tackle, and flies are provided- all you need is a current Texas fishing license, snacks, and polarized sunglasses. These trips are great for 1-2 anglers of all skill levels. Nothing beats catching a Texas redfish on the fly! Note also, Captain Jeff doesn't pay too much attention to the time on his trips. He's out there to make sure you get your shots not stare at his watch! Read More

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Redfish On The Fly

100% (1)
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Flats and Backwaters on Artificials in Aransas Pass

Captain Larry knows how to get you on the Trout and Redfish in Copano and Mesquite bay! He likes to fish the grassy flats and back lakes using topwater baits, wakebaits, and Downsouth lures to find fish. He's also experienced at wading and drifting these flats and backwater lakes, so whatever suits your fancy, Captain Larry can make it happen. Casting and retrieving these artificials is a lot of fun and makes each strike that much more exciting! This area holds trophy Trout in the 30-inch range and big-time Redfish, and these big fish can't resist the temptation to whack a shiny, twitchy artificial lure that enters their territory. Bring your waders if you're into stalking these fish on foot, your food and drinks of choice, and get ready for an awesome day of inshore sportfishing with Captain Larry! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Flats And Backwaters On Artificials

95% (22)
23 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
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trip description for Aransas Pass Wade or Drift in Aransas Pass

Captain Randy will take you boat or wade fishing on some of the most pristine bays in Texas. It doesn't matter if your preference is bait fishing or using artificial lures, Captain Randy is an expert at both. He can also teach you how to properly use your bait and improve your skills to catch bigger fish. Enjoy Texas Gulf Coast fishing in the saltwater bays and flats surrounding Rockport, Aransas Pass, Port Aransas and Ingleside, Texas with Captain Randy. Fish for Monster-sized redfish, trophy trout, and flounder in Copano, St. Charles, Redfish, Aransas, Mesquite, San Antonio, and South bays. While redfish and spotted seatrout are the main focus of Captain Randy, it is important to be prepared for anything. It is not uncommon to have opportunities at jack crevalle, black drum, sheepshead, flounder, triple tail, lady fish, spanish and king mackerel, false albacore, sharks, and even tarpon Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass Wade Or Drift

100% (2)
24 ft 1 - 5 People $$
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Aransas Pass Inshore Run in Aransas Pass

Head out before daylight for an awesome morning with Captain "Lil Joe." With over 10 years of experience guiding in the Aransas Pass/Port Aransas area Capt. Lil Joe knows where the fish will be and how to catch them. You will spend the day chasing redfish, speckled trout, and black drum on Capt Joe's 22' TranSport flats boat. Joe likes to use a myriad of methods to hook into fish from live bait to lures and is willing to cater to your preferences. Not to mention, lures, fishing equipment, live and dead bait will all be provided. This trip is great for the whole family and for anglers of all fishing levels. Captain Joe loves teaching people how to become better fishermen and will share his enormous birth of knowledge and experience with you all day long! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass Inshore Run

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22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Flats & Inshore Slam in Aransas Pass

Ready for the trip of a lifetime? Let Captain Troy show you where the monsters lurk around Aransas Pass. As a 3rd generation Aransas fishing guide it's safe to say that Captain Troy knows how to get his clients on fish, and big fish at that! His passion is chasing tailing reds, and his 23' Majek was custom-built in 2017 to that effect. With an incredibly small draft of 6'' while still and 4'' while on the move, he can follow those tailing reds almost anywhere to get you on 'em. The vessel can handle some mild chop as well, and, with a Mercury 300hp Pro XS on the stern, can rip a clip of 50 knots to get you to the fish quick! Captain Troy will fish anyway that suits your fancy. He is a master with artificial lures and loves repping local brands like Nacho Daddy's Spoons and 3JD Soft Plastics, both of which are out of Aransas Pass. He'll throw live bait to attract those peskier fish, and he loves to see his clients hook into a big fish on the fly! Moreover, he provides all the equipment, lures, bait, and flies you need to guarantee your fishing success. Your day will start before the sun comes up and will be spent exploring the renowned flats and inshore bays around Aransas. So whatever flavor you choose, go out for a full day with Captain Troy to chase big reds, speckled trout, and if you're there August-October even the Silver King. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Flats & Inshore Slam

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23 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Port O'Connor Big 3 Slam in Rockport

Hit the water with Captain Jody and experience 8 hours of amazing inshore fishing! Captain Jody - with his 35+ years of experience - will take you where the fish are biting. He will help you reel in Trout, Redfish, and Flounder, as well as Black Drum. For these trips, Captain Jody uses his 25’ Haynie bay boat, which comes with the latest marine electronics and safety gear. The boat also has 2 onboard coolers – one for your refreshments and one for the catch. It can accommodate up to 4 anglers fishing in full comfort. Captain Jody provides all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License as well as any food and drinks of your choice. Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out to a fishing adventure to remember with Captain Jody! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Port O'Connor Big 3 Slam

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25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Ropin' Reds Inshore Adventure in Rockport

Climb aboard with Captain Jim and experience an amazing day of inshore fishing on the Texas Gulf Coast! Captain Jim launches his trips from Seadrift down to Rockport, depending on the weather, the season, where the fish are biting hardest, and most importantly: where you're located. That's right, Captain Jim is willing to travel for you to ensure you have the best fishing experience. On these 4, 6, or 8-hour adventures, you’ll mainly be reelin’ in Redfish, but Captain Jim loves to target Trout as well. On a good day, you can hit a "Texas Grand Slam" and catch a Redfish, a Speckled Trout, and a Flounder in one trip! You’ll need to bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp as well as some food and drinks. Other than that, Captain Jim will take care of the rest. He’ll provide all rods, reels, tackle, and bait. He will also provide ice and an ice chest for your day’s catch. These trips can accommodate four people, so make sure you bring some good company! Come on down and make some memories with Captain Jim! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Ropin' Reds Inshore Adventure

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23 ft 1 - 4 People $
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Fishing in Rockport
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trip description for Sight Casting Safari in Rockport

Climb aboard with Captain Travis and embark on a fishing adventure to remember in Rockport, Texas! On this 4-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) trip, you’ll be chasing Black Drum, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. Bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks for the day, sunscreen, and a hat. Test your skills and strength and fill the boat on what promises to be an exhilarating day with Captain Travis! Read More

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Sight Casting Safari

100% (1)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $$
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
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trip description for Flounder Gigging Night Trip in Aransas Pass

Loosen up those shoulders and get ready for a night of flounder gigging with Captain James! If you’ve never been flounder gigging, don’t worry! Captain James loves teaching beginners the tips and tricks of flounder gigging. No matter if you are a beginner or expert gigger, you will be in great hands. Captain James’ custom-built 18’ boat is specially designed for flounder gigging. She is equipped with special underwater lights that illuminate the flounder that burrow themselves in the sand. These trips last 5-hours and take place in the cool of the night, usually between 1-2 feet of water. Capt. James will provide all the gigging equipment and will clean your catch at no additional cost. Prepare for an exciting night on the water with Captain James! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Flounder Gigging Night Trip

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18 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Texas Gulf Coast Inshore Action in Rockport

Hit the water with Captain Jay and experience an amazing day of inshore fishing! Captain Jay will help you target Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and many more species of fish on your 4-hour (half-day) or 7-hour (full day) adventure through Rockport’s various bays and flats. He encourages his anglers to use various fishing techniques to catch the attention of those big fish. These techniques include, but are not limited to, trolling, jigging, and even popping. Captain Jay will provide everything you need for a productive day on the water, except a fishing license, which you’ll need to bring with you. Bring snacks as well. Captain Jay is passionate about introducing young people to outdoor life at every opportunity. Bring your kids aboard and, who knows, maybe one day they’ll repay the favor and bring you back to Captain Jay! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Texas Gulf Coast Inshore Action

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25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
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trip description for Navigation Trip on Your Boat in Aransas Pass

Like the old saying goes: "...teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime," Captain Larry wants to do just that! Unlike so many fishing guides who hoard their honey holes and despise releasing their secrets, Captain Larry is all about sharing his birth of local fishing knowledge with fellow fishing enthusiasts. Equipped with over 35 years of experience fishing the bays and flats around Aransas Pass, Captain Larry wants to go out on your boat to show you places you are unfamiliar with. For 2-3 hours he will help you make tracks on your GPS and help you identify hazard areas and areas to avoid so you can go back in by yourself and catch fish safely without a guide! Read More

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Navigation Trip On Your Boat

100% (2)
23 ft 1 - 3 People $
Fishing in Corpus Christi
Fishing in Corpus Christi
Fishing in Corpus Christi
trip description for Tejas Fishing Adventure in Corpus Christi

Get ready for an action-packed with Captain Nino and witness the productivity that the waters of Corpus Christi, Texas have to offer! Captain Nino will explore anywhere from the Baffin Bay down to Laguna Madre and no matter your skill level, Captain Nino will lead the way! On these 4, 6, and 8-hour adventures, Captain Nino likes to chase Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. For these trips, Capt. Nino uses a 23’ Shoalwater center console equipped with a trolling motor, which is perfect for sneaking up on fish that get frightened easily. This vessel can accommodate 4 anglers, so make sure you bring some good company! Captain Nino likes to fish using a myriad of tecnhniques—throwing live bait and artificials, drifting shell bottoms, and fishing backwaters. It all depends on what the fish are into that day. Make sure you bring a valid Texas fishing license, a pair of sunglasses, food, drinks, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain Nino will take care of the rest! Read More

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Tejas Fishing Adventure

100% (2)
23 ft 1 - 4 People $$

Everything to Know About Booking a Port Aransas almaco jack fishing charter

What are the best almaco jack fishing charters in Port Aransas?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 2 almaco jack trip in Port Aransas: Good Times in the Gulf guided by Chad.

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Another popular city nearby for booking an Almaco Jack charter is Corpus Christi.

Looking for kid friendly almaco jack guides / fishing lessons in Port Aransas? Check out our beginner and family friendly almaco jack guides in Port Aransas.

What types of almaco jack fishing charters are common in Port Aransas?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for almaco jack in Port Aransas as well as nearshore fishing and inshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Port Aransas are trolling, live bait fishing, and jigging but heavy tackle fishing and drift fishing are popular as well.

How much do Port Aransas almaco jack fishing charters cost?

for almaco jack in Port Aransas prices can range anywhere from about $1,400 to $2,124, but the average price for a half day trip for almaco jack in Port Aransas is $1,475. The average price for a full day trip for almaco jack in Port Aransas is $2,760.

What month is best for almaco jack fishing in Port Aransas?

The most popular season for almaco jack fishing in Port Aransas is summer, and most anglers book their trips 117 days in advance.

Do I need a Port Aransas fishing license for almaco jack and what are the bag limits for almaco jack in Port Aransas?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Port Aransas, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Port Aransas. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Port Aransas.

What is almaco jack fishing in Port Aransas all about?

Port Aransas, nestled along the Texas Gulf Coast, boasts a vibrant fishing scene, and one of the prized catches anglers seek is the Almaco Jack. These robust fish are known for their strength and agility, making them a thrilling challenge for fishermen of all skill levels. With their distinct blue and yellow hues, Almaco Jacks stand out amidst the shimmering waters of the Gulf, adding an extra element of excitement to any fishing expedition.

For avid anglers visiting Port Aransas, targeting Almaco Jacks offers not only a thrilling fishing experience but also the chance to reel in a delicious prize. Almaco Jacks are renowned for their firm, flavorful flesh, making them a favorite among seafood enthusiasts. Whether cooked fresh on the grill or prepared in a variety of culinary dishes, the taste of Almaco Jack is sure to delight even the most discerning palates, offering a true taste of the Gulf's bounty.

Beyond the thrill of the catch and the delectable flavor, the pursuit of Almaco Jacks in Port Aransas provides a unique opportunity to connect with nature and immerse oneself in the beauty of the coastal environment. Whether casting lines from the shore or venturing out into deeper waters, fishermen are greeted with stunning vistas and the soothing sounds of the sea, creating memories that will last a lifetime. With its abundance of marine life and picturesque landscapes, Port Aransas remains a premier destination for those seeking adventure and relaxation along the Texas coast.

What are the most popular months to fish for almaco jack in Port Aransas?

In Port Aransas, the Almaco Jack seasons play a significant role in shaping the rhythm of fishing expeditions throughout the year. As with many species, the presence and activity of Almaco Jacks vary depending on the season, influenced by factors such as water temperature, currents, and migration patterns. Spring and summer often herald the peak of Almaco Jack season, as these warmer months coincide with increased activity and abundance of these prized fish along the Gulf Coast. During these seasons, fishermen eagerly anticipate the opportunity to hook into the spirited Almaco Jacks, adding excitement and anticipation to their angling adventures.

As temperatures begin to cool in the fall, the Almaco Jack season in Port Aransas may see shifts in behavior and habitat preferences among these fish. While they may still be present in the waters off the coast, their movements and feeding patterns can change as they adjust to changing environmental conditions. Despite this, fall remains a fruitful time for anglers to pursue Almaco Jacks, albeit with potential adjustments to fishing techniques and strategies to accommodate the shifting dynamics of the season.

Winter brings its own unique challenges and opportunities for those seeking Almaco Jacks in Port Aransas. While the cooler temperatures may result in decreased overall activity among these fish, they can still be found in certain areas, particularly around offshore structures and reefs where they seek refuge from the chillier waters. With proper planning and local knowledge, winter fishermen can still enjoy success in targeting Almaco Jacks, although they may need to adapt their approach to account for the seasonal nuances of fishing in colder conditions.

What techniques are popular for catching almaco jack in Port Aransas?

In Port Aransas, mastering the art of Almaco Jack fishing requires a blend of skill, patience, and strategic technique. Anglers have developed various methods tailored to the unique behaviors and habitats of these spirited fish, ensuring an exhilarating and rewarding fishing experience. One popular technique employed by fishermen is bottom fishing, where baited hooks are dropped to the seabed near structures such as reefs, wrecks, or underwater ledges where Almaco Jacks congregate. This method capitalizes on the Almaco Jack's inclination to forage near the ocean floor, enticing them with tempting bait and luring them into striking.

Another effective strategy for Almaco Jack fishing in Port Aransas is trolling. This method involves slowly trailing bait or lures behind a moving boat, covering a larger area of water to increase the chances of encountering schools of Almaco Jacks. Anglers often employ deep-sea trolling techniques, adjusting the depth and speed of their lines to target Almaco Jacks at various depths in the water column. By mimicking the natural movement of prey, trolling can be highly successful in enticing Almaco Jacks to strike, offering anglers an exciting and dynamic fishing experience offshore.

Additionally, jigging is a favored technique among fishermen targeting Almaco Jacks in Port Aransas. This method involves vertically dropping weighted jigs or artificial lures to the ocean floor and then jerking them upward in a swift, erratic motion to simulate the movement of injured or fleeing prey. Almaco Jacks are often drawn to the sudden movement and vibrant colors of the jigs, making them more likely to strike. Jigging allows anglers to cover a wide range of depths and can be particularly effective when fishing around underwater structures where Almaco Jacks are known to congregate. With a combination of these proven techniques and a bit of luck, anglers in Port Aransas can enjoy a thrilling and successful Almaco Jack fishing excursion.

What other species are popular in Port Aransas?

While Almaco Jacks are certainly a prized catch in Port Aransas, the waters surrounding this coastal paradise teem with a diverse array of other species, offering anglers a wide variety of fishing opportunities. One popular target for fishermen is the Red Snapper, known for its vibrant coloration and delicious taste. Found around offshore reefs and structures, Red Snapper fishing in Port Aransas is a favorite pastime for many anglers, who relish the challenge of reeling in these powerful and cunning fish. With strict regulations in place to ensure sustainable harvesting, catching Red Snapper can provide both excitement and a delectable reward for fishermen in Port Aransas.

Another sought-after species in Port Aransas is the Spotted Seatrout, a favorite among both novice and experienced anglers alike. These sleek and silvery fish are known for their agility and acrobatic leaps when hooked, adding an extra element of excitement to the fishing experience. Found in shallow coastal waters, including bays, estuaries, and flats, Spotted Seatrout fishing offers a unique opportunity to explore the scenic beauty of Port Aransas while casting lines in pursuit of these prized game fish. Whether using live bait or artificial lures, anglers can enjoy thrilling encounters with Spotted Seatrout throughout the year.

For those seeking a true challenge, targeting King Mackerel in the waters off Port Aransas can provide an adrenaline-pumping fishing adventure. These fast-swimming predators are prized for their speed and strength, putting anglers' skills and equipment to the test. King Mackerel fishing often involves trolling near offshore structures or along the coastline, where these fish hunt for prey in the open waters. With their aggressive strikes and powerful runs, catching King Mackerel offers a thrilling challenge and a sense of accomplishment for fishermen in Port Aransas.

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